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John Augustine Washington III, Mount Vernon, to Eleanor Love Selden Washington, 1846 September 30

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Identifier: MS-4357

Scope and Contents

West [Ford] has taken sick this morning. “The stockings and socks for the negroes are nearly done…The coat patterns are eaten up by the rats…”


  • Creation: 1846 September 30


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From the Collection: 0.5 Linear Feet : 2 boxes

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121